How to Root Redmi 4 and Install TWRP

Hey guys so here is the whole procedure to  Root Redmi 4 .How to Root Redmi 4 and Install TWRP , It has only been a couple of weeks since the announcement of Xiaomi’s Redmi 4 , and the third-party devs already has an unofficial build of TWRP recovery ready to install/flash to both the devices.

For the unknown, TWRP recovery let’s you install/flash unsigned zip files to your device. This can be rooting scripts, custom roms or mods or other similar stuff. You can also take full backup of your phone complete with all apps and games (with data) and other device settings. Android currently doesn’t support backups of this kind, so this is one of the most useful features of TWRP recovery.

Also, with TWRP now available, you can root Redmi 4 easily by flashing SuperSU zip using the recovery. SuperSU is developed and maintained by Chainfire, a renowned developer in the Android rooting scene.

Note: You must have an unlocked bootloader on your device to be able to install TWRP recovery.

Before proceeding to the rooting guide below are some pre-requirements make sure you follow all of theme.


  1. Make Sure bootloader is Unlocked.
  2. Make sure you have 70% charge of more then that.
  3. Follow all steps correctly otherwise you will end up with a bricked phone.
  4. We are not responsible for any damage to redmi 4.
  5. This rooting and TWRP installation Process is only for Redmi 4.


Files Needed For Process:-

ADB Tool 

 TWRP Recovery img


Steps To Install TWRP on Redmi 4

#1. First of all enable the USB debugging option in developer options.

#2. to enable USB debugging Go to Setting -> About Phone -> Now Tap on Miui version 7 times until you see a message on screen like ” You Are Now A Developer”

#3. Now  you have developer option, so go to Settings-> Developer Options -> Enable USB debugging and also enable OEM unlock.

#4. Now Install ADB Tool on your PC or Laptop.

#5. Go to folder where you installed the ADB Tool. If you dont know where is the Folder just go to my computer -> Local Disk (C;) -> Adb.

#6 Open the Adb folder and by holding the Shift Key and right-click on any blank space and select “Open Command Windows Here.”

#7 Now connect your Redmi 4A to Laptop or PC using USB Cable. and reboot phone into fastboot mode by using the following command.

adb reboot bootloader

#8 Now your device will reboot into Fastboot mode. If it does’t work. check out the below problems.

  1. Your USB cable is connected properly.
  2. you have drivers installed.

#9 check a list of connected Device by using the following command.

fastboot devices

#10 TWRP recovery you need to recovery.img and place it in ADB Folder. Now you need to flash the TWRP recovery. To flash the recovery, Use the following command.

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

That’s it! Now you have installed TWRP recovery on redmi 4A.


Now Time to Root Redmi 4

How To Root Redmi 4 Using TWRP 

#1. Move the to Your phone’s internal storage. ” Don’t put the File in any Folder”

#2 Now you have to boot your phone in TWRP recovery mode.

#3 to boot redmi 4 in recovery. First of all turn off your smartphone. Now press Volume UP + Power button together until the redmi note 4 boots in TWRP recovery mode.


#4 Now first make backup of your all data using TWRP.

#5 Now tap on install, And choose the file.

#6 Now swipe to install

That’s it Now you have rooted and installed TWRP recovery on your redmi 4.


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